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National Parliaments and the EU

12 October 2015 
Strengthening the role of national parliaments is one central demand in the UK’s agenda in re-negotiating the terms of its EU membership. In addition, Parliament’s control over EU decision making promises to be an important battleground of debate in the referendum campaign. The House of Lords EU Committee published an important report on the question in March 2014. More...

Starts: Oct 12, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Pablo Echenique: Podemos, Power, Politics

26 October 2015
Pablo Echenique Robba is one of the five Podemos members elected to the European Parliament in 2014, and currently running for parliament in the upcoming general election, held on or before 20 December 2015. He will speak about the new way of doing politics that Podemos stands for. More...

Starts: Oct 26, 2015 12:00:00 AM

The Great European Disaster Movie

11 November 2015
Join us for a film screening and a critical debate with the director, producer and writer Annalisa Piras and executive producer Bill Emmott (former editor of The Economist), as well as a discussant (tbc) More...

Starts: Nov 11, 2015 12:00:00 AM

Thomas Piketty and Naomi Klein

14 December 2015
As part of the SSEES Centenary conference, the European Institute have invited Thomas Pikety and Naomi Kline to deliver the keynote lectures. UCL's School of Slavonic and East European Studies (SSEES) is one of the world's leading institutes specialising in Central, Eastern, South-Eastern Europe, Russia and Eurasia. In 2015, it celebrates its centenary with a series of workshops, shows & conferences.  More...

Starts: Dec 14, 2015 12:00:00 AM

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Opportunity: UCL Public Policy secondment

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UCL Public Policy has established a scheme of part-time secondments for UCL researchers to spend time in Government departments or other policy organizations for a period of 3–6 months.

Media Translation and Accessibility in the EU

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We are pleased to announce that this year long project, funded by the European Institute's Junior Research Forum (JRF), has launched a new website. 

Interview: From Enslavement to Empowerment

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12 October 2014
The Journal Malmoe has interviewed Dr. Nathaniel Coleman (UCL) and Jeanette Ehrmann on the occasion of a recent event with academics and activists on the International Day for Reparations Related to Colonialism. Part of a year-long research project funded by the European Institute, the interview focuses on building a bridge from enslavement to empowerment of African people.

New call for Junior Research Forum

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8 December 2014
We are pleased to announce a new call for proposals for funding. Via our Junior Research Forum we offer funding to UCL postgraduate students, PhD candidates and postdoctoral follows to pursue collaborative projects on Europe and the European Union.

Europe: Six decades of strife and controversy for UK

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17 November 2014
Britain's membership to the EEC was originally motivated by the perceived practical benefits for Britain rather than by a belief in the ideals of a closer political and economic union. Sir Stephen Wall, formerly Chair of the UCL EI Advisory Board and of UCL Council, explains how suspicion and political necessity still underwrite the discourse on EU membership.

PADEMIA workshop in Vienna: Call for Proposals

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15 December 2014
The call for Proposals for the next workshop hosted by PADEMIA is now out. The topic of the latest workshop to be held in Vienna, is ‘Rethinking Representation? The Changing Environment for Parliamentary Democracy’.

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